India Stands At A Legal Crossroads

India Stands At A Legal Crossroads As recounted with Sajjan Poovaya, Senior Advocate Last week was a historic one for the Indian judiciary. The Supreme Court has unequivocally supported an Individual’s Right To Privacy at the expense of the Government and it’s the time to ponder the manifestations of that decision.  It isn’t a regular day when the Supreme Court of India unequivocally endorses the Individual Right to Privacy. A 9-0 verdict by the Supreme

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A Testing 24 Hours For Maximum City

With the rains in Mumbai unprecedented since 2005 in it’s ferocity, the city braces itself for another testing 48 hours. Since Mumbai struggled in waist-deep water yesterday, pummelled by what weathermen believe could be the worst rain since July 2005. People were urged to stay home unless it was ‘absolutely necessary’ to venture out. The city received NINE times more rain than the average yesterday, submerging most of the city in a scene out of an apocalyptic

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Maharashtra Government Takes On The Bombay High Court Over Noise Pollution

It’s going to be a deafening Ganesh festival this year as the Maharashtra government has told the Bombay High Court that there will be no ‘silence zones’ in the city and beyond. The court was keen to understand the rationale behind the government’s decision to allow the use of loudspeakers during the Ganpati festival. The government was represented by Ashutosh Kumbhkoni, who argued that the government was merely amending the Noise Pollution Rules of 2000. According

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Right To Privacy Includes Right To Sexual Orientation, Says SC!

Today was a historic day for many Indians as our Right To Privacy was defended by the Supreme Court. For the LGBTQ community, it was even bigger. The apex court of our country concluded today that a person’s right to privacy was a natural, cherished, inseparable right which cannot be taken away by the government. This right begins at birth and extinguishes at death according to the Supreme Court in a judgement today.  To summarise,

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Thane Event Managers Love The Byke Suraj Plaza

  Flexibility is the key to any successful event. The ability to modify, alter and transform your decisions towards a successful conclusion. In the event industry, being stubborn or particular about any aspect of your event, other than the fact that it must go on is a doomed endeavour. Change transport, replace staff, make an adjustment to the stage are all regular headaches in the event business and you got to know how to make it work.

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Supreme Court declares Triple Talaq as Unconstitutional – Period!

With the SC judgement on Triple Talaq resonating across India today, we take you court-side to witness history in the making. Today was a very important day in the history of Indian legal system and in particular, the Muslim Law in India. In a landmark verdict, a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court today held, by a majority of 3-2, that the practice of Triple Talaq (talaq-e- bidat) is unconstitutional and violates Articles 14 and 15

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Remember these 4 points next time you go to a restaurant

It has been more than 1 and half months since GST has been launched. But a lot of us are still unaware of the small details of this bill. Many are even being cheated by people, in order to make extra money. Next time you are going out for a dinner, do remember the points mentioned below. You might just save yourself from being cheated. Non registered businesses are not allowed to charge GST and

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Why Do People Start School Franchises?

For those looking for a rewarding career, a desire to educate children and build a real business, the franchise model is a godsend. The Preschool Industry in India is a potentially untapped mine and the feeling of building the minds of the next generation appeals to many. By 2017, the Indian Preschool Industry will be worth a mammoth $3.2 Billion and with an expected annual growth rate of 27%. Only 22% of the total target

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What Is The Blue Whale Challenge? A 6 Point Explanation!

After another two children nearly die thanks to the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ trending across the world, know about this sadistic online killer. Recent events demonstrate the prevalent dangers of such a multi-connected society. Just as it’s simple to spread awareness and information across the world, it is equally effortless to spread thought of a more malicious intent. The Blue Whale Challenge, originated in Russia is a psychological manipulation of it’s victims, leading them to believe

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Today’s Google Doodle Is a Trip Through Musical History

Ever wanted to know the origin of hip-hop? Maybe play a little of the first ever beats which created a genre of music? For another 3 hours, Google has something insane for you. One of everybody’s favourite pastimes, Google Doodle has upped it’s game considerably. Today is a famous day in the history of the musical arts as it celebrates the birth of hip hop 44 years ago. Clicking today’s Google Doodle you are taken

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